Video: Ind. Fireworks Plant Fire Creates Big Show

People pulled along shoulders of nearby highways to watch the fireworks show.


Indiana residents were treated with a spectacular, but unplanned fireworks show Wednesday night.

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They came from the Windy City Fireworks plant in Rochester about 10 p.m.

Firefighters were hampered in their effort to control the flames as the rockets exploded around them, according to WSBT.com.

There were no injuries as the building that also contained an antiques store was not occupied when the flames broke out.

Witnesses told WNDU it was a spectacular show with rockets, colors and streamers that last over an hour. 

Firefighters remained on the scene Thursday morning.